All About Lee Sang Woo & Kim So Yeon
In some ways, celebrities are just like the rest of us, especially when it comes to love. Many romances have blossomed for couples who met on-set, and given the nature of their careers, who can blame them for falling in love to each other?
Lee Sang Woo and Kim So Yeon are both famous South Korean actors who started dating after meeting one another on the set of “Happy Home”, and finally tied the knot in 2017. No one really saw it coming, so let’s discover the truth about this top visual celebrity couple!
Lee Sang Woo & Kim So Yeon’s Dating History
The stars danced their way into each others’ hearts on the set of the 2016 drama, “Happy Home”. It turns out their on-screen chemistry has blossomed into a happy, committed relationship in real life. When asked if Lee Sang Woo had good feelings toward Kim So Yeon from the start, he said it was the case and answered, “Prior to the drama, we had a photo shoot together. I was concerned about the drama initially, but Kim So Yeon showed such a positive side of hers during the photo shoot, which was one of the reasons why I selected the project“.
Lee Sang Woo related that he fell for her after realizing how considerate she was. Also at his fan meeting, he revealed that he decided to marry her because he likes her too much, and it’s at the opportune moment.
So Yeon said that she fell for him because he is such a nice person. “He always has a positive mindset and strives to do his best, and is a healthy being overall“, they have become more comfortable as a result, and she thinks that she made the right choice in marrying him.
When they were dating, they liked each other and took things slow. But one day, even though both wore hats to disguise them, they eventually got caught by reporters on a date at a public park. They began their relationship while playing a couple in MBC’s “Happy Home”, then confirmed the real-life dating rumors when the show wrapped in September 2016.
Lee Sang Woo & Kim So Yeon’s Wedding Ceremony
The articles about the wedding ceremony came out just one week after the couple held the official meeting between their two families. Of course, it was before they had decided where the wedding would be held and the wedding date. The next day, after the official meeting with their families, they looked up ceremonial halls together. That’s how they spent their time deciding the date and looking for rings and hanboks. Lee Sang Woo confessed, “It feels like the reporters were a thriving force behind this. If it hadn’t happened this way, I don’t know if things would have moved so quickly“.
They both hate formal stuff, so everything about the wedding and the marriage was simplified. At first, Sang Woo was planning to propose So Yeon in some writer exhibition at Seoul, with flowers and earrings, but it ended up he couldn’t move forward with his plan because he was scared that So Yeon would get mad. It was then revealed that he proposed her in Vienna. When they’d walked for such a long time that their feet were in pain, he went to the pharmacy and bought band-aids. As Sang Woo was putting a Band-aid on her feet, he said: “let’s be happy together for a very long time“.
The marriage took place in a fairly huge ceremony with the presence of close family members, colleagues, and friends. They held the private wedding at a hall in Gangnam, Seoul, on June 9, 2017. Kim So Yeon was wearing a white wedding dress and Lee Sang Woo was wearing a tuxedo. They invited other close actor friends, such as Yoo Jae Tae, Kim Joo Hyuk, Yun Seung Ah, Park Jung Ah, and few others.